Business and Finance

Published on June 19, 2018 - Page 5
DETROIT (AP) — If President Donald Trump delivers on threats to slap 25 percent tariffs on automobiles and parts, experts say it will cut auto sales...
Published on June 19, 2018 - Page 10
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Trump administration is close to finalizing a health insurance option for small firms and self-employed people that would cost...
Published on June 18, 2018 - Page 1
WASHINGTON — “The economy,” Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell declared last week, “is doing very well.” And it is. Steady hiring has shrunk...
Published on June 17, 2018 - Page 9
Dear Mr. Berko: Malls and shopping centers have fallen significantly in value. I want the names of six mall REITs selling below book value and six...
Published on June 17, 2018 - Page 9
Dear Mr. Berko: My stockbroker is recommending that I buy 400 shares of Altria ($23,200), the big tobacco company, because it pays nearly 5 percent...
Published on June 16, 2018 - Page 9
Apple makes deal with Oprah LOS ANGELES (AP) — Apple says it has reached a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its...
Published on June 15, 2018 - Page 6
WASHINGTON (AP) —Halfway through a news conference Wednesday, the head of the world’s most powerful central bank was asked a question weighing on the...
Published on June 14, 2018 - Page 21
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Federal Reserve took note of a resilient U.S. economy Wednesday by raising its benchmark interest rate for the second time this...
Published on June 14, 2018 - Page 21
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Trump administration’s latest move against “Obamacare” could jeopardize legal protections on pre-existing medical conditions for...
Published on June 13, 2018 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge approved the $85 billion mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner on Tuesday. The decision could usher in a wave...
Published on June 12, 2018 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — IHOP, which had teased a name change to IHOb, says the “b’’ is to promote its burger menu. The pancake restaurant has been coy...
Published on June 11, 2018 - Page 7
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The head of the Marine Corps says it’s time the U.S. military branch known for its fierce, young warriors becomes a little more...
Published on June 10, 2018 - Page 5
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) —Health officials say a salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon has sickened 60 people in five Midwestern states. The...
Published on June 10, 2018 - Page 9
Dear Mr. Berko: I’m interested in an advertisement by the U.S. Mint offering silver Krugerrands for $79.95. This is the first silver Krugerrand ever...
Published on June 10, 2018 - Page 9
Dear Mr. Berko: I made the mistake of writing a $198 check to Weiss Research for Larry Edelson’s stock market advice. Weiss promised to return my...
Published on June 9, 2018 - Page 20
$2.5B contract for nuclear weapons lab awarded ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Overseeing a top nuclear weapons laboratory that has had security and safety...
Published on June 8, 2018 - Page 12
Google pledges not to use AI for weapons or surveillance MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google pledges it will not use artificial intelligence in...
Published on June 7, 2018 - Page 14
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese mobile phone maker Huawei says it has never collected or stored Facebook user data. The denial came after the social media...
Published on June 6, 2018 - Page 7
WASHINGTON (AP) —Medicare will run out of money sooner than expected, and Social Security’s financial problems can’t be ignored either, the...
Published on June 5, 2018 - Page 5
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks Corp.’s Howard Schultz is stepping down as executive chairman of the coffee company he helped transform into a global brand...

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